This Master Class offers an opportunity to explore these sensitive situations with leading conflict resolution scholar Professor Dan Druckman. We will discuss research on:

  • • Justice in the peace process
  • • Settlements and resolutions
  • • Enemy Images
  • • The contact hypothesis
  • • The security dilemma
  • • Alternative mediation approaches

Registration is required – please send an email tos polsis.gradcentre@uq.edu.au    

Masterclass - Resolving Difficult Conflicts Around the World

Tue 7 May 2019 1:00pm4:00pm

Venue

Forgan Smith Building (1). UQ St Lucia Campus
Room: 
Room W426

Mozambique Peace unravels, Nagorno-Karabakh erupts, Israeli Palestinian recurrent violence and the Donald Trump/ Kim Jung-Un confrontation - these are key issues in current International Politics and Peace Studies.

Registration Essential

This Master Class offers an opportunity to explore these sensitive situations with leading conflict resolution scholar Professor Dan Druckman. We will discuss research on:

  • Justice in the peace process
  • Settlements and resolutions
  • Enemy Images
  • The contact hypothesis
  • The security dilemma
  • Alternative mediation approaches

Solutions are in demand but not offered. You are asked to help improve the above sensitive situations using research knowledge. You will:

a) try to understand these complex situations, and

b) provide advice to the real-world actors

Participants will engage in interactive learning exercises and have the opportunity to reflect on lessons learned for both scholarship and practice.